2019-2020 Season Announcement
Symphony Number One is Baltimore's newest chamber orchestra, dedicated to performing and promoting substantial works by emerging composers.
Led by Music Director Jordan Randall Smith, Symphony Number One brings together great composers of the past, virtuoso performers of the present, and the leading compositional voices of the future. We have ambitious plans to position our orchestra as an innovating leader in social change using the power of the music of our time.
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This September, SNO will perform the music of the man himself, Schoenberg's Chamber Symphony No. 1. James Lee III will be our featured composer, writing his own extended work for chamber orchestra.
For the first time, the complete video of our performance of Gustav Mahler’s Das Lied von Der Erde (Song of the Earth) is available online. Happy Birthday to Gustav Mahler, born on this day in 1860.
For the first time, the complete video of our performance of Dérive 2 by Pierre Boulez is available online. Happy Birthday to the late Pierre Boulez, born on this day in 1925.
Our fourth album is here! You can order your copy of Approaching directly from the Symphony Number One store!
- Nicholas Bentz, Approaching Eternity
- Martha Horst, Straussian Landscapes
- Hangrui Zhang, Baltimore Prelude
Click on the links above to learn more about and sample each piece.
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Symphony Number One is a 501 (c) (3) Non-profit Organization. All donations are tax-deductible.